New Cosponsor — Mar 14, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Jack Kingston [R-GA1, 1993-2014]
The bill now has 20 cosponsors (20 Republicans).
Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To require the approval by the head of an agency for any conference costing more than $25,000, and for other purposes.
1/15/2013--Introduced.Agency Conferences and Conventions Operating Under Necessary Transparency Act of 2013 or the ACCOUNT Act - Requires the head of a federal agency to:(1) approve in writing any conference costing ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4454 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 283”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 283 — 113th Congress: ACCOUNT Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr283
“H.R. 283 — 113th Congress: ACCOUNT Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr283>
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